Welcome to UFS Student Counselling and Development

At Student Counselling and Development, we offer the following services:

For Individuals

We offer individual, confidential counselling for various psychological, emotional, and developmental challenges. This includes adjustment, anger-management, anxiety, depression, eating disorders, grief, relationships, self-esteem, sexual assault, stress-management, and trauma.

For Groups

A variety of developmental workshops and programmes are presented, ranging from Coping with Stress, Emotional Intelligence (EQ), Self-Esteem, Self Discovery and Relaxation Sessions.

Surviving or Thriving: The UFS Student Toolkit

Covering the most commonly experienced challenges that most students struggle with, we have included many activities in this toolkit for you to try. These are designed to teach you a very important skill or method in dealing with your specific challenge.  We trust you will find some hope within these pages!

Download the Student Counselling Toolkit here
Contact details

Bloemfontein Campus:

+27 51 401 2853

Qwaqwa Campus:

+27 58 718 5033
+27 58 718 5029
+27 58 718 5032

South Campus:

+27 51 505 1298
+27 51 505 1430

Emergency Contact Numbers: https://www.ufs.ac.za/911

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